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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — All-American running back Darrell Henderson says he’s leaving Memphis after his junior season for the NFL draft. Henderson shared his decision Wednesday on Twitter, saying he will be forever grateful for Memphis giving him his opportunity to chase his NFL dream. It is unclear if Henderson will play in Memphis’ upcoming …

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THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Nearly everything has gone according to plan for Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay and his offense over the past two seasons. Coming off the Rams’ worst offensive performance of his tenure, a 15-6 loss at the Chicago Bears on Sunday, McVay is looking forward to seeing how his team …

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NEW YORK (AP) — Kyler Murray waited three years to fulfill the five-star potential he brought to college football. With one shot to deliver, Murray replaced a Heisman Trophy winner by becoming a Heisman Trophy winner. The Oklahoma quarterback won college football’s most prestigious individual award Saturday night, beating out Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa and setting …

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury was named Clay Helton’s offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Southern California on Wednesday. Kingsbury is considered one of the top offensive minds in football despite being fired by Texas Tech on Nov. 25. He went 35-40 in six seasons in charge of his alma …

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After leading Utah to an unbeaten season in 2004, Urban Meyer had a choice to make. He could become the coach at Notre Dame — a dream job, he once called it — or he could be head coach at Florida. Meyer picked Florida because the Gators were better positioned to win national championships. He …

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AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn quarterback Jarrett Stidham is skipping his senior season to enter the NFL draft. The junior announced his decision Tuesday but plans to stay for the Tigers’ Music City Bowl matchup with Purdue on Dec. 28. Stidham started all 26 games the past two seasons for Auburn after transferring from Baylor. …

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina receiver Deebo Samuel says he is skipping the Belk Bowl so he can begin preparing for the NFL draft. Samuel thanked fans in his announcement Monday on Instagram , but says it is time to support his family, adding “I realize the next 6 months will determine my next …

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State junior Kelvin Harmon is entering the NFL draft and won’t play in the Gator Bowl. Harmon announced his decision Monday through the school, with the receiver saying he and his family have decided “it is time for me to proceed to the next chapter in my football life.” …

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Clemson is getting a new bowl experience and a playoff first-timer for its fourth consecutive College Football Playoff appearance. The ACC champion Tigers (13-0, No. 2 CFP) will play Notre Dame (12-0, No. 3 CFP) in the Cotton Bowl on Dec. 29 at AT&T Stadium. “We’ve got an unbelievable amount of …

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Former Texas defensive end Cory Redding would have loved to have another shot at Oklahoma in his college career, especially in 2001 when the only loss for the Longhorns before the Big 12 championship game was to their Red River rival. But back then, the Big 12 still had 12 teams …

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